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'''''Afropop Worldwide''''' is a Radio programming|radio program that presents the musics of Africa and the African diaspora. The program is produced by Sean Barlow for World Music Productions in Brooklyn, New York City, New York (state)|New York. It is hosted by the veteran Cameroonian broadcaster Georges Collinet, who previously attained renown for his work with Voice Of America. ''Afropop Worldwide'' launched in 1988 as ''Afropop'', a weekly Public broadcasting|public radio series, in response to widespread interest in international pop music. The first of its kind, it later expanded to include the music and cultures of the entire African diaspora. The program is distributed by Public Radio International (PRI) to over a hundred radio stations in the United States. It is also heard in Europe and Africa. In 2014, the program was awarded an institutional Peabody Award for "its...
Show nameAfropop Worldwide
FormatMusic showcase
Runtime60 minutes
CountryUnited States of America|United States
LanguageEnglish language|English
Home station| syndicates = Public Radio International
Television| presenter = Georges Collinet
Starring| creator = Sean Barlow
Writer| director =
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music 7
Music 5
Africa 3
Brazil 3
Cuba 3
Funk 2
Summer 2
africa 2
dance 2
party 2
Blues 1
DJ 1
Dance 1
Fulbhe 1
Ghana 1
Guinea 1
Guyana 1
Indian 1
Latin 1
Mali 1
Mbulu 1
Niger 1
North 1
Samba 1
Seydu 1
Shona 1
Tanga 1
Tobago 1
black 1
blues 1
bomba 1
brass 1
choro 1
congo 1
forro 1
heidi 1
kwaito 1
lagos 1
n'dole 1
paris 1
plena 1
salsa 1
samba 1
taarab 1
world 1
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